Periodontics (gum treatment)

Gum Treatment

Periodontal disease is the infection of the tissue surrounding our teeth.  Studies have shown that these types of infections are associated with serious conditions such as heart disease and diabetes.  Dr. Chiu is committed to helping patients when the periodontal issue occurs to avoid further damage. Once treatment is completed, Dr. Chiu and our staff will focus on educating patients about maintaining their oral health.

Periodontal treatments include:

  • Scaling & Root planing (deep cleaning)
  • Gum surgery
  • Soft tissue graft
  • Hard tissue graft
  • Perio Protect / Perio Gel
  • Arestin (local antibiotic placement)
  • Dental implant